Explore BrainMass

Linear Programming Model for Canning Transportation

Write the linear programming problem for this network.

2. Canning Transport is to move goods from three factories to three distribution centers. Information about the move is given below. Give the network model and the linear programming model for this problem.

Source Supply Destination Demand
A 200 X 50
B 100 Y 125
C 150 Z 125

Shipping costs are:

Source X Y Z
A 3 2 5
B 9 10 --
C 5 6 4
(Source B cannot ship to destination Z)


Solution Summary

This solution provides the linear programming model set up neatly in the attached Excel file.